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How to Teach the Autobiographical Essay Composition Project in 9 Classes
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Price: Free! Words: 80,810. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
This document gives one way of teaching the autobiographical essay to students, although it should also be useful to people who are not students, but who want to write this kind of essay.
Composition Project: Writing a Hero-of-Human-Rights Essay
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Price: Free! Words: 48,590. Language: American English. Published: October 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
This free download describes a composition assignment that I have used successfully during my years of teaching at Ohio University.
Advantage Study Skllls: Proof reading (Study Aid 11)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
The purpose of this booklet is to enable students to proof read and edit their work
Advantage Study Skllls: Arguing Skills (Study Aid 9)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
This booklet looks at how studets can write good paragraphs with well structured sentences
How to Avoid 10 Punctuation M!stakes: The Top 10 Fatal Errors Made by Novices Punctuating Fiction and Non-fiction
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
The top 10 punctuation mistakes that pedants love to correct. Eliminate them before you eliminate your chances with a publisher, or before you embarrass yourself in front of readers or clients. Each and every mistake is easy to fix once you know how. Each chapter begins with a diagram containing solutions to punctuation problems that may have eluded you for years.
Commas: An Irreverent Primer
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,240. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
What is a grammar dragon? What happens to unicorns when you misuse FANBOYS? This irreverent guide for using our most common punctuation mark will explain.
Re-Creating Lifelong Learners: Purpose and Process for Teaching Reading, Writing, and Language Arts
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Price: Free! Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Inside Purpose and Process for Teaching Reading, Writing, and Language Arts, you’ll discover ways to… * Implement an aggressive independent reading program * Demystify the writing process for students and new teachers * Challenge your students with Vertical Peer Editing * Reflect on student growth with a Summative Portfolio
Writing Tips for Authors
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 47,630. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Writing Tips for Authors is a collection of essays for authors on aspects of writing and book publishing, and the traps that lie in the game.
Editors' Bible
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,480. Language: British English. Published: August 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
As the Editors’ Bible cover implies, this book is intended as a handbook for editors and authors throughout the English-speaking world. If in doubt, use it as a reliable guide. This book gives authors the tools and knowledge, with ample examples, to write and self-edit effectively, and is a practical guide for professionals to refer to.
Editors' Bible
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,410. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
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A few well-chosen words can fire the imagination and evoke images, but badly written manuscripts will damage your reputation as an author and chase away readers. This book gives authors the tools and knowledge, with ample examples, to write and self-edit effectively, and is a practical guide for professionals to refer to.
Editor's Notebook
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Price: Free! Words: 6,880. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
This is a guide to help writers edit their own works. It is often very difficult to find many of your own errors. This guide will provide a systematic approach that if followed diligently will get most of them, prepare for e-publishing and improve style as well. Editors are expensive for self publishers to use so I developed this guide to help me do my own editing. Version 062412